Agenda

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

7:30 AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST & EXHIBITS OPEN

Registration hosted by

8:30 AM

WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

  - Richard Weiss, Publisher, SportsBusiness Daily/Journal
  - Chris Wagner, Executive Vice President, NeuLion

8:40 AM

FEATURED SESSION

Examining the Team and Media Partnership: Rights, Content, Streaming and Relationships

  - Larry Baer, President & Chief Executive OfficerSan Francisco Giants
  - David Preschlack
, President - NBC Sports Regional Networks and NBC Sports Group Platform and Content Strategy

9:15 AM

FEATURED PRESENTATION

Media and Tech Fast Forward: Trends and Transformation You Need to Be Watching

  - Jeffrey Cole
, Director - Center for the Digital Future, University of Southern California

  - Guest Facilitator: David Katz
, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, ThePostGame.com

9:45 AM

NETWORKING BREAK

10:15 AM

FEATURED SESSION

In-Depth: Amazon's Live Streaming Rights for NFL "TNF" Package

  - Jim DeLorenzo
, Head, Sports - Amazon Video
  - Vishal Shah, Senior Vice President, Digital Media Business Development - NFL

10:45 AM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

Inside the NFL's Digital Product Development and Content Strategy

  - Maryann Turcke,
 President - Digital Media & NFL Network

11:15 AM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

Investing in the Future: Media and Tech Innovations and the Nexus of Sports Entertainment

  - Thomas Tull, Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer - Tulco; Founder - Legendary Entertainment; and Minority Owner - Pittsburgh Steelers

11:45 AM

NETWORKING LUNCHEON

12:45 PM

FEATURED LUNCHEON INTERVIEW

Programming Big Events in a Two-Week Window

  - Mark Lazarus
, Chairman - NBC Broadcasting & Sports and NBCUniversal

1:30 PM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

Plotting the Future: Creating Content, Enhancing Broadcasts and Forging Lasting Partnerships

  - Juan Carlos Rodriguez
, President - Univision Deportes

  - Guest Moderator: Chris Wagner
, Executive Vice President - NeuLion

2:00 PM

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

The Future of Sports & Digital MVPD

  - Dwayne Benefield
, Vice President and Head, PlayStation Vue - Sony Interactive Entertainment
  - Tim Connolly,
Senior Vice President, Head of Distribution and Partnerships - Hulu
  - Tim Gibson,
Vice President, Strategy and Business Development - AT&T Entertainment Group
  - Andy LeCuyer,
Senior Vice President, Programming - DISH/Sling TV

2:40 PM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

An Analytical POV: Big Data, Social Media, Sports and Pop Culture

  - Jeff Ma, Vice President, Analytics and Data Science - Twitter

3:10 PM

NETWORKING BREAK

3:40 PM

ROUNDTABLE SESSION

Examining the International Media and Content Distribution Landscape

  - Matthew Brabants,
Senior Vice President, Global Media Distribution and Business Operations - NBA
  - Alex Kaplan,
Executive Vice President, Commercial - Eurosport Digital 
  - Chris Lencheski
, Interim Global Corporate Partnerships Director - MP & Silva
  - Chris Dougan, Director, Group Communications - Genius Sports

  - Guest Moderator: Rob Freeman, Partner and TMT Group Co-Chair - Proskauer

4:15 PM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

Growing Formula 1: A New Assignment, A New Outlook

  - Sean Bratches, Managing Director  - F1

4:45 PM

CASE STUDY

State of the Industry Panel: When the Second Screen Becomes the First, It’s Time for a New Playbook

  - Kyle Nelson,
Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer - MVPindex
  - Norris Scott,
Vice President, Analytics and Insights - NASCAR

5:15 PM

SESSIONS CONCLUDE / COCKTAIL RECEPTION

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

8:00 AM

REGISTRATION, CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND EXHIBITS OPEN

9:00 AM

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

The 2025 Sports Media & Technology Landscape: Understanding the Fast-Changing, Digital Media Environment

  - Brian Bedol
, Founder and Chief Executive Officer - Sportsrocket
  - James Carwana
, Vice President & General Manager - Intel Sports Group
  - Valerie Immele, Senior Vice President, Business - Turner Sports
  - Arash Khalil
, Partner - Loeb & Loeb
  - J.R. McCabe
, Chief Digital Officer - Poker Central

9:45 AM

NETWORKING BREAK


3 TRENDS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT:

10:15 AM

FEATURED INTERVIEW

Revolutionizing Sports through Data and Machinery

  - Rajiv Maheswaran, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder - Second Spectrum

10:45 AM

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Virtual Reality: How Immersive Multimedia is Changing the Game Experience

  - Derek Belch,
Chief Executive Officer & Founder - STRIVR Labs
  - Jamie Leece,
Vice President, Games and VR - MLBAM
  - Neil Mandt,
Chief Executive Officer & Founder - Mandt Media

11:15 AM

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Enhancing the User and Media Experience through Augmented Reality

  - Mike Davies,
Senior Vice President, Technical and Field Operations - Fox Sports

11:45 AM

CONFERENCE CONCLUDES

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